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HB-1260 Information Page

May 6, 2024 || Posted in: Announcements

Colorado’s HB 22-1260 titled “Access to Medically Necessary Services for Students,” mandates that by July 1, 2023, every administrative unit must adopt a policy ensuring that students with a prescription from a qualified healthcare provider receive their medically necessary treatments in schools, as per federal and state laws. The policy must be public on the […]

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Big Win Alert: Medicaid Agrees! School Services Get the Green Light!

May 3, 2024 || Posted in: Announcements

Drumroll, please! It’s time for some serious celebration because guess what? Colorado Medicaid has finally joined the cool kids’ club and agreed to foot the bill for medically necessary services in our beloved school settings under EPSDT funding! Can I get a virtual high-five?! Now, let’s take a moment to appreciate this victory. It’s been […]

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PFA / SBT Workshop with Dr. Greg Hanley

April 23, 2024 || Posted in: Events

The COABA is proud to announce a PFA / SBT Workshop with Dr. Greg Hanley. When and Where February 10th and 11th Cost Members: $300 Non-Members: $400 Add lunch (both days): $30 Registration Registration is limited to members until January 1st, 2023. Advanced registration is open now, here.

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Membership Increase

April 1, 2024 || Posted in: Member's Updates

Dear Members, As you may recall, we sent a survey out last year about the membership fee structure of COABA, and we appreciated and felt supported by your overwhelming support for an increase in the membership dues.  With that and the ever-changing economic landscape in mind, we have determined that a slight fee increase and […]

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Collaboration in the CO School Districts and HB 22-1260

March 14, 2024 || Posted in: Member's Updates

Here, you’ll find expert insights and practical guidance for fostering successful partnerships between schools and our organization. Explore strategies for effective collaboration, including communication tips and goal alignment. Download our PowerPoint presentation for informative sessions. Plus, get a sample Letter of Medical Necessity for advocating student needs. Empower your school partnerships with our resources. Start […]

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Workshop 2024 with Dr. Kolu- Update!

January 17, 2024 || Posted in: Events

Are you ready to enhance your skills in autism treatment and support? Join us for a transformative workshop with the esteemed Dr. Kolu, bringing over 20 years of invaluable experience to guide you through the art of leveraging buffers and breaking down barriers. Expert Facilitator: We are so excited to learn from Dr. Kolu, with […]

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Important Member Announcement: Voting Opportunity

November 7, 2023 || Posted in: Member's Updates

Dear COABA Members, We hope this message finds you well. We are excited to invite you to the upcoming COABA Business Meeting, where important decisions will be made that shape the future of our organization. Your voice and vote are crucial in determining our direction, and we encourage all eligible members to actively participate. Date: […]

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Thank you to our COABA 2023 Conference sponsors!!

October 26, 2023 || Posted in: Events

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